Casino Marino: Ireland’s miniature 18th-century architectural masterpiece

Open House Dublin, the annual architectural showcase, starts today and runs all weekend. We’ll all get to peek behind the doors of buildings, private (...)

Shipping Container House: Gordon and Maggie Kelley with their children Gordie (7) and Penny Bell (eight months), at their house built from shipping containers at Ringsend , Dublin. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Today kicks off Open House Dublin 2017, the annual extravaganza exploring all things architectural. From the Airbnb HQ, to the atmospheric Victorian (...)

Visitors to the Wholesale Fruit Market on Mary’s Lane in Dublin. Photograph: Cyril Byrne / THE IRISH TIMES

The Presence of the Past is the theme of this year’s Open House Dublin, October 14th-16th, with more than 90 buildings open to the public in the city(...)

An Asian elephant calf makes his first outdoor appearance at Dublin Zoo in July. Photograph: Eric Luke

Wexford Fringe Festival 2014Starting in the run-up to the opera festival, the Wexford Fringe offers an eclectic mix of events including cabaret, comed(...)

Nest House in East Wall by Urban Agency

From the headquarters of Airbnb in Ringsend, via the buildings of the Botanic Gardens and a private house extension in Drumcondra made entirely from p(...)

Peter Carroll’s house on Lucky Lane.  Photograph: Marie Louise Halpenny

Imagine the best property pages, interiors magazines and glossy architecture books all rolled into one and come to life. That’s Open House, the ann(...)